Acuity has selected Bottomline’s Legal eXchange to automate its legal invoice review and approval processes. The solution enables insurance companies, which often rely on specialized law firms to litigate claims, to manage legal expenses with electronic invoice management processes. The solution is designed to accommodate the receipt and workflow of both outside counsel and other legal invoices, in the hope of providing greater visibility into all related spend, and the opportunity to establish performance benchmarks for determining which firms are best suited to litigate specific claims. The access and analysis of electronic data also enables users to work proactively with outside counsel to align and manage budgets and case handling strategies.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.